Banging Water Pipes: Causes & Simple Fixes
Banging water pipes can be alarming but their bark is much worse than their bite, in most cases. The banging, knocking or, some might say, “thwacking” sound emanating from the pipes when you turn the water on may make you jump. After a while, it [...]
Does a High-Efficiency Furnace Save Money and Energy?
If a new high-efficiency furnace is top of the list of purchases for your home for the New Year, you’re probably thinking mainly about the years of cozy warmth you’ll get from it. A new furnace certainly can help you sleep a lot easier [...]
Pete The Plumber Furnace Financing Program
Have you just discovered that your furnace is well past its “use by” date and might not last the months ahead? Or has it already broken down? You don’t want to face the long winter months without heat, however, a new furnace may require [...]
Is It Time For A New Furnace?
For most Calgary households, the furnace just sits in the basement or utility room and goes about its business day in day out.Until it doesn’t.That’s when your furnace is thrust to the centre of your world because winter mornings without heating are no laughing matter.You [...]
High-Efficiency Furnace: Everything You Need To Know
Does your old furnace frequently need repairing or seem to get more inefficient every year? Are your monthly energy bills rising? As energy efficiency has become a hot topic for Calgary homeowners, the furnace is an obvious place to start (or continue) with an [...]
Hot Water Not Hot Enough: Common Problems and How to Fix Them
In summer, if the water heater is not heating water efficiently, there is not enough hot water, or the water you get is not hot enough, you might be tempted to just struggle through. Shorter showers and lukewarm face washes are not too serious [...]